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Entrance Gateway to the Henry King Memorial Almshouses, Hexham

Description: Entrance Gateway to the Henry King Memorial Almshouses

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239124

OS Grid Reference: NY9374764204
OS Grid Coordinates: 393747, 564204
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9724, -2.0992

Location: Hallstile Bank, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 3PG

Locality: Hexham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 3PG

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Listing Text

1. (South East Side)
Entrance gateway to the
Henry King Memorial Almshouses
NY 9364 1/116 2.10.51.


Late C17 or early C18. Removed from elsewhere and erected in present position
by late Mr Lockhart, who owned the Manor Office and the Moot Hall among others.
Stone, rusticated, pulvinated frieze, bolection architrave, eared. Segmental
pediment with consoles above panelled pilaster strips.

Nos 24 to 34 (even) together with the entrance gateway to the Henry King Memorial Alms-
houses, form a group of which Nos 28 and 34 are of local interest.

Listing NGR: NY9374764204

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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